Tom Bower's Broken Dreams: Vanity, Greed And The Souring of British PDF

By Tom Bower

ISBN-10: 074322079X

ISBN-13: 9780743220798

ISBN-10: 184739003X

ISBN-13: 9781847390035

grasping, useless and impressive personalities dominate English soccer. From the writer of devastating exposes of Mohamed Fayed, Richard Branson and, such a lot lately, Geoffrey Robinson, damaged desires is a wonderfully incisive account of the way self-interested members, adopting questionable and predatory enterprise tools, are exploiting the game of soccer to earn billions of kilos and enormous glory. targeting key figures together with Terry Venables, Ken Bates, David Dein, Harry Redknapp, Rio Ferdinand and different well-known brokers, chairmen and executives, Tom Bower exposes the cash, the politics, and the vicious battles at the back of the gorgeous video game. For the 1st time a non-sports author unearths the conceit and greed which endanger the nationwide sport.

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